Name: Colin Lambe
Title: ICT Manager
Time with NWH: Almost 1 year
Tell us a little about yourself i.e. where you’re from, family life, children.
I was brought up in Forth in my younger years, I moved to London at the age of 9 and then moved back to Forth at 16 years old to finish my education. I currently live in Forth with my partner Joanne and my two children Cayden and Teigan.
How would you describe your job to a child?
When I asked my children to describe what I did for a living they said 'sit at a computer all day'.
What was the last thing that made you laugh out loud?
My daughters quite the character and always making me laugh with her antics. Its hard to tell her off. Like the time she drew me a picture on the wall with permanent marker and was so proud she had drawn me a 'nice picture'.
What three things would you take if you were stranded on a desert island for a month? (not including friends or family)
My laptop, my phone and a change of clothes. Who needs food, right?
You can invite 3 people round for dinner – past or present – who would they be and why?
I prefer to go out for dinner - it involves less clearing up!!
I'd take my family out.
Tell us 3 facts about you that we might find surprising?
IT was not my first choice of career path. I started in Hospitality Management until I realised I could not cook.
I have a twin sister.
I am not a big gamer like most IT people.
How would your best friend describe you in three words?
Loyal, trusting and smug!! That was my best friends actual words. 😊
You’re planning the best day ever – what does that day look like?
Being on a hot summer holiday relaxing with my family.
Which of your colleagues gets your employee of the month award and why?
William Goodfellow - he is a jack of all trades who does lots to help everyone.